A leading back expert has hit out at new ‘do-not-do’ lists for back pain, arguing they fail to address the deadly problem of opioid over-prescribing. Professor Chris Maher said he was surprised to find spinal orthortics and bed rest included on the new RACP EVOLVE list of things to avoid when treating non-specific low back ...
Latest ‘do-not-do’ list a missed opportunity to tackle opioids
By Tessa Hoffman
27 Sep 2017